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Categories: Timekeeping components
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fusee  fusee drive
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A spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring WordNet 3.0
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A spirally grooved spindle in a clock that counteracts the diminishing power of the uncoiling mainspring WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Used in antique spring-powered mechanical watches and clocks, a fusee is a cone-shaped pulley with a helical groove around it, wound with a cord or chain which is attached to the mainspring barrel. Wikipedia
Conical pulley-and-chain component in mechanical timepieces Wikidata
A conical, grooved pulley in early clocks. Wiktionary
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